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From a cancer diagnosis to achieving a dream of competing at Crufts

Thursday 7 March 2019

Lauren Ashby, 15, from Horsham, has achieved her dream of competing at Crufts and will be taking part in three different events this weekend with a dog that has helped her through her cancer treatment.

Lauren with her dog Percy

Young people share their experiences of cancer in powerful performance

Tuesday 26 February 2019

Eight young people, aged 18-24, from Northern Ireland, who have all been affected by cancer, have joined forces to produce their very own play telling their experiences, entitled ‘Beyond the Label’.

Alesha Dixon and some of UK’s best-selling authors back ‘novel’ idea to raise money for children with cancer

Monday 25 February 2019

Popular authors and famous faces are offering bookworms signed books and an exclusive opportunity to have a character named after them in their next book, to raise money for children and young people with cancer.

Alesha Dixon is donating a character name to CLIC Sargent's Get in Character eBay auction

Bags designed by young cancer patients available at Morrisons nationwide

Thursday 21 February 2019

A trio of talented teenagers have helped design a bag to raise funds for CLIC Sargent, the charity that supported them through their cancer treatment.

Sam Brown With The Bag He Designed For World Cancer Day

Young people affected by cancer showcase amazing artwork

Thursday 14 February 2019

Young people who have been affected by cancer across the UK showcased their experiences through artwork in three special exhibitions with CLIC Sargent.

Extra cash help for families if their child’s cancer comes back, thanks to Morrisons

Thursday 31 January 2019

Families who are hit by a wave of extra costs when their child’s cancer comes back are to get extra financial help, thanks to Morrisons and CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading charity for young cancer patients and their families.

CLIC Sargent social care staff spending a quarter of their time working with young cancer patients who have relapsed

Tuesday 29 January 2019

A new report from CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children, young people and families, has revealed that a quarter of its social care staff’s workload is spent working with young cancer patients who have relapsed.

Support young people like Sara on World Cancer Day

CLIC Sargent pays tribute to Bob Woodward

Monday 21 January 2019

CLIC Sargent has paid tribute to its founder, Bristolian Bob Woodward, who died on 20 January 2019, aged 85.

CLIC Sargent founder Bob Woodward (second from the right)

Young cancer patients from across the UK display artwork for World Cancer Day

Friday 18 January 2019

Artwork from young artists across the UK, who have all experienced cancer, is to be showcased at three special events, hosted by CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, to mark World Cancer Day.

CLIC Sargent is to host three art and music exhibitions for World Cancer Day

CLIC Sargent comments on NHS Long Term Plan

Monday 7 January 2019

CLIC Sargent comments on news about the NHS Long-term plan for the next 10 years

Associate Director of Policy and Influencing at children and young people’s cancer charity, CLIC Sargent